Underdog Fantasy $3,500,000 NFL Best Ball Tournament

Underdog Fantasy announced the largest season long fantasy payout ever. A $3.5m season long NFL Best Ball tournament, with $1,000,001 to first place, Best Ball Mania II is now open for entry.

Best Ball, one of the four games currently offered by Underdog, is an innovative form of season long fantasy that requires no management after the draft.… Read the rest

NHL Plays: Sunday

Michael Finewas gives his DFS picks for a two-game NHL schedule Sunday including selecting Alex DeBrincat and Joe Pavelski (Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports)

Yahoo MLB Single-Game Contest: Astros vs. Blue Jays | 5/7/2021

Yahoo Fantasy has launched single-game contests for MLB. Every Friday, I am going to break down the featured matchup of the day and highlight some of the top MLB DFS picks in the contest. For tonight, the Blue Jays are taking on the Astros in a matchup of two offenses with plenty of firepower. The […] The post Yahoo MLB Single-Game Contest: Astros vs. Blue Jays | 5/7/2021 appeared first on Awesemo.com.

Iowa Sportsbooks Accepted $118.4 Million in April Bets

Wagering at Iowa’s online and retail sportsbooks slowed in April to less than $120 million, the lowest handle since December though an expected pullback in what is the beginning of the slower summer period in sports betting. But on the two-year anniversary of Gov. Kim Reynolds signing sports betting into law, Iowa sportsbooks have generated $101.1 million in operator revenue since the industry launched in 2019, giving the state’s sports betting industry a historic milestone on its second birthday, according to PlayIA.… Read the rest

2021 BIG Festival Independent Game Awards Winners

Brazil’s Independent Games (BIG) Festival, the largest independent games festival in Latin America, announced the winners of the 2021 BIG Festival Independent Game awards.

With more than 100 finalists, narrowing down the choices wasn’t easy for the jury composed of 50 top-notch international professionals — especially in a country with such an explosive indie scene.… Read the rest

Magic: The Gathering, ‘Summer of Legend’ content rollout

Wizards of the Coast has unveiled Summer of Legend, a season-long set of products on various platforms, for everyone to enjoy. From Modern Horizons 2 and Adventures in the Forgotten Realms to Historic Anthology V coming to Magic: The Gathering Arena and the release of Dark Alliance, these next few months represent the biggest product rollout in the company’s history.… Read the rest

World of Warcraft: Burning Crusade Classic, Return to Outland on June 1

You are not prepared!” Fourteen years ago, Illidan Stormrage issued that thunderous warning to those who would dare confront him in the shattered realm of Outland. Starting June 1, heroes of Azeroth new and old will have the opportunity to gather their courage and rally their allies to face the Betrayer once again with the worldwide launch of World of Warcraft®: Burning Crusade Classic™.… Read the rest

Dignitas announces $50,000 All-Women’s VALORANT Tournament

Dignitas, the esports vertical of New Meta Entertainment Inc. (NME), has announced a $50,000 all-women’s VALORANT tournament, the next edition of the VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT) Game Changers program. Verizon VCT Game Changers NA, presented by Dignitas, will host North America’s top Women’s VALORANT teams in the June 24-27, 2021 Main Event.… Read the rest

Intel World Open ahead of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

Intel is elevating esports for audiences worldwide with the Intel World Open as the Official Esports Event Partner ahead of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 taking place this year. The event gives gamers a chance to virtually compete among the world’s best athletes on a global stage. Participants can register starting May 15, 2021, for a chance to be crowned the Intel World Open champion.

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